Ye Olde Northside Hidden Gem

Ye Olde Northside Hidden Gem

Posted on Apr 6, 2018 in Area Fun!, Local Trips, Townie Turned Tourist

If you’re looking for a place to hang out on Friday night, it’s not likely that your friends will suggest the Painted Post Tavern. That’s because the Tavern, now known as the Benjamin Patterson Inn, is a historic structure built in 1796 and hasn’t been an operational “tap room” in nearly a century. However, there’s been […]

Why Springtime in Corning is Especially Exciting

Why Springtime in Corning is Especially Exciting

Ok, people, tell Netflix you’re NOT going to watch another episode. Get off that therapist couch, throw your phone away (after reading this and posting it to Facebook), and run outside – it’s SPRING! I don’t care if you still need a winter jacket and three scarves, the calendar hits April on Sunday and there’s […]

Ring In The New Year Throughout Downtown Corning

Ring In The New Year Throughout Downtown Corning

Posted on Dec 30, 2017 in Area Fun!

2017 has come and almost gone. If you’re looking for a convenient location to enjoy New Year’s Eve festivities, look no further than Downtown Corning’s historic Market Street. From dance parties to dinner specials, champagne toasts to family-friendly activities, a little bit of every kind of entertainment can be found along the street. See a […]

What’s Going On?

What’s Going On?

Posted on Dec 22, 2017 in Area Fun!

Happy Friday! And for a lot of us, happy holiday vacation! We’re wishing everyone a holiday full of love and laughter. FRIDAY If you’ve waited until the last minute, there’s still time to catch Santa in Centnerway Square! He’ll be in his Crystal House from 4-7pm, visits are free and pictures are only $5. If […]

Corning, You’ve Got Some Clark Griswold in You

Corning, You’ve Got Some Clark Griswold in You

Corning’s Gaffer District, the City, and numerous businesses & organizations do a great job of decorating our community throughout the holiday season… but there’s plenty to see in our residential neighborhoods too.  Since we’re all pretty busy this time of year, we decided to check out a few pockets of homes in the City and […]

What’s Going On?

What’s Going On?

Posted on Dec 8, 2017 in Area Fun!

Happy Friday! Saturday is jam-packed with fun for the whole family – check it out. SATURDAY The Winter Farmers Market will be in the Information Center from 11am-3pm, so make sure you stock up with your winter baking supplies. Santa’s Vision is a free event that will be held at the Comfort Inn in Corning. […]

What’s Going On?

What’s Going On?

This weekend is full of ways to get in the holiday spirit.   Saturday is jam-packed with holiday sales and activities! Start with a trip to the winter farmers market to stock up on local produce and materials for the week. Between the holiday season, and the cold weather, I’ve been in a cooking and […]

Urban Corning’s Guide to Crystal City Christmas

Urban Corning’s Guide to Crystal City Christmas

Posted on Nov 29, 2017 in Area Fun!, Top Posts, Uncategorized, Urban Corning Guide

Now that the tree’s been lit and the community’s best have paraded down Market Street, it’s officially Christmas in the Crystal City. Nearly every year, Country Living Magazine names Corning one of the “Best Small Towns For Christmas,” and for good reason. Downtown Corning thrives during the holiday season. From Thanksgiving to New Year’s, there’s an […]